If you are into healthy eating and juicing, you will be more than happy to finish reading this article.
It we have provided a detailed instructions on how to grow lemons in your home garden. All you need is a few seeds.
Buy your lemons from a trusted source, and make sure they are organic. Most lemon trees are grafted, which implies that wild lemons grow from seeds. Use it as a base to graft your plant on. In this way you will get plenty of large and juicy fruits.
Carefully read the instructions first:
- Remove the seeds from your lemons using a knife, but be careful, you need the seeds to be whole, otherwise you cannot use them. Wash their pulp off.
- Split the seeds in half using your fingernails. Plant the seeds in a small pot and water the soil. Place a paper towel on top to keep it moist.
- Once your plants grow enough, transfer them to your garden.
What makes lemons good for you?
Lemons are referred to as ‘superfood.’ You can used them in so many ways. As you all know, lemon water is an absolute favorite. Considering their health benefits, growing a lemon tree is actually a ‘must.’
Lemons are rich in citric acid, which is a form of vitamin C. It has shown to enhance the absorption of calcium in the body.
These citrus fruits contain unique flavonoids, which provides an excellent prevention against free radical damage and cancer. Antioxidants in lemons also protect the cardiovascular system and strengthen the immune system.
If you are often dealing with urinary tract infections and indigestion, use lemons instead of any conventional drug.
Given that lemons are rich in vitamin C, take more care about your intake of this vitamins, otherwise you may get stuck with intestinal discomfort and diarrhea.